The abrupt resignation of White House communications chief Bill Shine only underlined serious ethical questions about his finances and conduct.
The White House ouster of Shine comes as numerous Trump scandals are rising in the public consciousness, some of them directly involving him.
“Trump is hated by everyone inside the White House,” said a former administration official. “It’s total misery. People feel trapped.”
Known for whipping up partisan fears and corralling voter suspicions of the other, Ailes is a logical choice to occupy a vaunted position on Team Trump after the election. Yet he seems to have joined ...